C&A recently rented a 1,500-sqm space in Cometex's Aurora Shopping Mall Buzau. The retailer will open its first Romanian store at the beginning of April within Militari Shopping Park.
In February, Mango and the Spanish group Inditex, the owner of Zara, also signed rental contracts within AFI Cotroceni Park Mega Mall, which is set to open in the last semester of 2009, according to the company.
AFI Cotroceni Park, an estimated EUR 300 million investment from AFI Europe, will deliver a built area of 210,000 sqm and a GLA of 75,000 sqm according to the project plan. The commercial gallery comprises 250 retail units, a Real hypermarket and underground and deck parking space for 2,500 vehicles.
AFI Europe is part of Africa Israel Investments Group, owned by Israeli Lev Leviev, which runs commercial real estate projects in Eastern Europe.